Day 1: Venue: Department of Wood Science & Technology, Mangattuparamba Campus
Dr. C. Mohanan, Course Director, made the Welcome address and a brief introduction and
importance of the induction and orientation programme. Dr. Mohanan highlighted the
uniqueness of the present Industry-linked course run by the Department with the collaborative
support from the Western India Plywood Ltd. He explained the “modus operandi” of the course.
The Resource person, Dr. E. Sreenivasan , Head, Research and Development, and Chief
Technical Manager, Western India Plywood Ltd. handled the Orientation classes. A total of 22
students participated in the session.
28 - 06 - 2019:
Day 2 : Venue: The Western India Plywood Ltd., Lecture Room, Valapattanam,
Mr. Vijaya Raghavan, Executive, Research and Development, Western India Plywood Ltd.
made the welcome address. In the morning session, Dr. E. Sreenivasan delivered an inspiring
lecture on the importance of the course, a brief history of Western India Plywood Ltd.,
contribution of company to Wood Science and Technology and the various job opportunities that
are awaiting the students on the completion of their course
Dr. Sreenivasan briefed syllabus of four Wood Technology Workshops in the various semesters.
Mr. Rafeek ( WIP Ltd. Executive, Quality Control) , Mrs. Fousiya ( WIP Ltd., Chemist) and
Mr. Majeed ( WIP Ltd. Manager , Log Yard & Wood Peeling) interacted with the students and
gave relevant information related to the operations on the concerned sections and general
guidelines for the students.